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Former English cricketer and corporate executive, Phil Edmonds has a net worth of $21 million as of May 2012, according to the Sunday Times UK Rich List. The left arm spinner, took five wickets on his Test debut against Australia at Leeds in 1975. He took 125 wickets during a 12 year Test career, but it was at county level where he excelled. His partnership with spin twin John Emburey helped Middlesex to County Championship and one day success. Even on the field his business brain was hard at work and he was credited with being one of the first players to secure a commercial product endorsement, wearing a Swatch watch while bowling. He played for Middlesex until 1992 by which time he was developing his business career. Phil was born in Lusaka, Northern Rhodesia, he built a succession of oil companies largely in Africa. His one big success, Central African Mining and Exploration, was sold in 2009, netting Edmonds